Ton-up Babar Azam anchors Pakistan’s series win
Fast-rising Babar Azam cracked a second successive hundred to guide Pakistan to a dominant 59-run win over the West...
Pakistan all set to face West Indies in 2nd ODI today
The second one-day international between Pakistan and West Indies will be played at Sharjah today. The match will start...
West Indies face in-form Pakistan in series opener today
The West Indies will hope to forget their off-field turmoil and underline their status as World Twenty20 champions when...
Ton-up Babar Azam anchors Pakistan’s series win
Fast-rising Babar Azam cracked a second successive hundred to guide Pakistan to a dominant 59-run win over the West Indies in the second one-day international in Sharjah, gaining an unbeatable 2-0 lead in three-match series. Azam’s brilliant 126-ball 123 formed the cornerstone of Pakistan’s imposing 337-5 which also featured... Read more
Pakistan all set to face West Indies in 2nd ODI today
The second one-day international between Pakistan and West Indies will be played at Sharjah today. The match will start at 4 pm (PST).  Pakistan is leading the three-match series one-nil. Pakistan Squad Azhar Ali (c), Asad Shafiq, Babar Azam, Hasan Ali, Imad Wasim, Rahat Ali, Sarfraz Ahmed (w), Sharjeel... Read more
West Indies face in-form Pakistan in series opener today
The West Indies will hope to forget their off-field turmoil and underline their status as World Twenty20 champions when they face buoyant Pakistan in a three-match series starting on Friday. The supremely talented but troubled side have arrived in the United Arab Emirates after sacking coach Phil Simmons and... Read more
Shafiq and Younis give Pakistan the edge in fourth Test
Asad Shafiq and Younis Khan both scored hundreds as Pakistan built a slender first-innings lead on the second day of the fourth Test against England at The Oval on Friday. At stumps, Pakistan were 340 for six, 12 runs in front, with Younis ending a run of low scores... Read more
Cricket: Pakistan ponder line-up for England finale
Pakistan head into their series finale against England at The Oval wondering if an extra bowler can help them square the four-match series at 2-2. After losing the first Test at Lord’s by 75 runs, England have bounced back with victories by 330 runs and 141 runs at Old... Read more
Pakistan bowl against England in third Test
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and elected to field in the third Test against England at Edgbaston on Wednesday. The grey skies above the ground promised to offer swing movement to Pakistan’s fast bowlers and make life difficult for England’s batsmen. As announced by England captain Alastair Cook... Read more
Misbah says ‘no disrespect’ in press-up routine
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq was adamant his unusual press-up celebrations at Lord’s were in no way aimed at England. Misbah marked his maiden Test appearance at ‘the home of cricket’ with a first-innings century. The 42-year-old, who in the process became the oldest player to score a Test century for... Read more
England beat Sri Lanka in 4th ODI, take series
Jsdon Roy fell five runs short of setting a new batting record but his superb 162 still helped England win the fourth ODI against Sri Lanka and take an unassailable 2-0 series lead on Wednesday. The Surrey batsman thrived on his home ground as England won by six wickets at... Read more
Mohammad Amir feels lucky to be able to stage comeback to test cricket
Pakistan’s left-arm fast bowler Mohammad Amir feels lucky to have managed to make a comeback to Test cricket. Talking to ESPNcricinfo ahead of the side’s departure for England on later today, Amir said that he was left with “unfinished business” and sought a fresh start to help Pakistan seal the... Read more
ICC conducts dope tests on Pakistan’s Shah, Misbah
Cricket’s world governing body is conducting dope tests on four Pakistani players, including leg-spinner Yasir Shah, suspended for three months earlier this year, team manager Intikhab Alam confirmed Friday. Pakistan Test captain Misbah-ul-Haq was also tested by the International Cricket Council (ICC). The team can ill afford any positive... Read more
Boom Boom Afridi wants  to set up cricket academy
Star all-rounder Shahid Khan Afridi has said that he is looking forward to playing  county cricket in the foreseeable future with Hampshire to regain his form and fitness and also have definite plans to set up his own cricket academy soon. “I will continue to play cricket for the leagues,”... Read more
Afridi, Akmal, Shehzad dropped from England tour
Former Pakistan cricket captain and Chief Selector, Inzamam-ul-Haq announced players for Pakistan’s team fitness camp for England tour. While announcing player names, chief selector said that top players Shahid Afridi, Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal were dropped over discipline and not be part of the England squad. Addressing press conference... Read more
“Pakistani batsmen don’t work hard” batting coach Grant Flower
Batting coach Grant Flower has claimed that Pakistani batsmen are not as hard working as far as fitness is concerned saying that, “our players are very inconsistent with the way they practice.” Flower said Pakistani batsmen remain in the delusion that whatever they have been doing in order to keep themselves... Read more
South Africa in a fix over Aussie test featuring a pink ball
Cricket Australia revealed plans earlier today for day-night Tests against both South Africa and Pakistan but admitted player concerns about the experimental format meant the Proteas’ fixture was not yet officially confirmed. The day-night Tests using a pink ball are a central part of Australia’s home international schedule for 2016-17,... Read more